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Date:	Fri, 14 Nov 2008 09:55:53 +0200
From:	Artem Bityutskiy <>
To:	Eric Paris <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] filesystems: use has_capability_noaudit interface for
 reserved blocks checks

Eric Paris wrote:
> ext[2,3,4], ufs, and ubifs all check for  CAP_SYS_RESOURCE to determine
> if they should allow reserved blocks to be used.  A process not having
> this capability is not failing some security decision and should not be
> audited.  Thus move to using has_capability_noaudit.
> Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <>
> ---

UBIFS part looks OK, as long as the whole idea of the patch is right, which
I have not checked, but assume it is.

The only question is are you sure exporting 'cap_capable()' is relevant
to this patch? You do not seem to call it directly.

Best Regards,
Artem Bityutskiy (Артём Битюцкий)
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